Herr Puntila and His Servant Matti

Herr Puntila and His Servant Matti (Swedish: Herr Puntila och hans dräng Matti) is a 1979 Finnish-Swedish drama film directed by Ralf Långbacka.[1] The film was selected as the Swedish entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 53rd Academy Awards, but was not accepted as a nominee.[2]

Herr Puntila and His Servant Matti
Directed byRalf Långbacka
Produced byAnssi Mänttäri
Written byBertolt Brecht (play Mr Puntila and his Man Matti)
Ralf Långbacka
Hella Wuolijoki
StarringLasse Pöysti
CinematographyHeikki Katajisto
Release date
  • 21 December 1979 (1979-12-21)
Running time
112 minutes


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  1. ^ "Herr Puntila och hans dräng Matti". sfi. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 15 June 2013.
  2. ^ Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

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